If Siam is the heart of Bangkok, then the Riverside must be its main artery, pumping life into the city. On one hand, you have the constant movement of the city seen right in front of you, as ships, people and produce all come and go in a never-ending cycle.
The constantly buzzing Riverside is known for its luxury hotels which offer an opulent and peaceful place to explore the city, not to mention stunning city views!
Alongside five star hotels, the Riverside will also offer you a humbler slice of local culture and life. If you’re looking to hit up Bangkok’s clubs, a Riverside hotel might not be for you. However, if you’re looking to explore top attractions by day and relax in comfort and style by night, you will want to book a room in one of Riverside’s many hotels.
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Top Attractions in Riverside Bangkok
The Grand Palace
Siriraj Hospital Museum
Royal Barges Museum
Pak Klong Talat Flower Market
Getting to Riverside Bangkok
Unsurprisingly, there’s plenty of ferries, river taxis and tail boats to get you where you want to be, alongside the Chao Phraya River Express Boat Service. You can also travel via Skytrain, which connects with the local bus and boat networks, creating a complete and streamlined transport system.